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Canterbury employers set to give teachers a workplace educat

Tuesday, 5 August 2014, 12:28 pm | Workchoice Trust

Leading Canterbury employers have stepped up to help the region’s teachers boost their students’ job prospects. More >>

New Zealand teachers make youth employment their business

Monday, 30 June 2014, 12:14 pm | Workchoice Trust

Hundreds of New Zealand teachers will trade classrooms for boardrooms to boost students’ job prospects during ‘ Teachers’ Workchoice Day’ - a unique ‘workplace education’ initiative. More >>

New employment programme ‘just the job’ for Canterbury youth

Tuesday, 27 May 2014, 3:50 pm | Workchoice Trust

A unique approach to workplace education will help boost Canterbury’s youth employment rates by giving students the employment edge ready for life after school. While Canterbury is riding a post-quake employment high, with rises in job vacancies beyond the national ... More >>

Clear insights & fresh ideas from NZ employers for educators

Friday, 16 August 2013, 4:15 pm | Workchoice Trust

Today’s inaugural Teachers’ Workchoice Day delivered attending educators clear insights and fresh ideas to help New Zealand’s youth become better work-ready. Amongst other ‘essentials’, holding a full driver’s license and displaying ... More >>

Unique Approach Bridges Education to Employment Gap

Monday, 5 August 2013, 12:01 pm | Workchoice Trust

As global youth unemployment rates continue to rocket, New Zealand organisation, Workchoice Trust, is calling for a national up-skill of the nation’s secondary school educators. More >>

New initiative to increase youth employment

Thursday, 5 May 2011, 1:00 pm | Workchoice Trust

The recent announcement by Social Development Minister, Paula Bennett, is music to the ears of members of The Workchoice Trust, the organisation that runs Workchoice Day - a programme designed to give high school students career exposure and help ... More >>

Survey shows most Kiwis would change their career

Monday, 18 October 2010, 10:32 am | Workchoice Trust

More than half of New Zealand professionals would turn back the clock and change their career paths if they could, a new survey by not-for profit the Workchoice Trust has revealed. More >>

Today is Workchoice Day!

Tuesday, 20 May 2008, 10:24 am | Workchoice Trust

Today, Tuesday 20 May, is the 14th annual Workchoice Day and will see 6500 students getting some help in answering this eternal question. 250 companies across the country have set aside the day to give Year 12 students career insight, aiming to expose ... More >>

6,000 Students Plan for their Future Today

Tuesday, 16 May 2006, 10:42 am | Workchoice Trust

Six thousand Year 12 students, from all over New Zealand, won’t be at school today – instead they will be taking part in Workchoice Day 2006. More >>

Workchoice Trust Founder Scoops Business Prize

Friday, 12 May 2006, 2:51 pm | Workchoice Trust

Roger Lampen, the man behind the Workchoice Trust, was honoured at last night's Vero Excellence in Business Support Awards - named the overall winner of the 'individual' category for his outstanding contribution to business support in New Zealand. More >>

Trust gives today’s students future career options

Friday, 7 October 2005, 11:15 am | Workchoice Trust

The Workchoice Trust is calling for the support of New Zealand businesses to participate in Workchoice Day in 2006. Companies involved provide young New Zealanders with the foundations to make informed decisions regarding their future. More >>